was an ill … tsar; Putin is a young tsarevich
Interview with Yabloko faction
coordinator Sergei Ivanenko. By Ekaterina Larina,
The Russia Journal Vol.3, No.15April 24-30, 2000,
Sergei Ivanenko is coordinator of the Yabloko faction
in the State Duma and right-hand-man to the party's
leader, Grigory Yavlinsky.
Ivanenko was a member of the Russian delegation
at the recent Council of Europe session that voted
to suspend Russia’s membership, but unlike the majority
of the delegation, he did not protest the council’s
decision. A subsequent resolution passed by the State
Duma lower house of parliament confirmed the delegation's
Sergei Ivanenko told The Russia Journal about the
Yabloko faction’s position on this issue, the faction’s
plans and his personal views on Russian politics.
RJ: As one of the leaders of the Russian delegation
to the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly, how
do you view the Duma’s statement?
of Grigory Yavlinsky on Sergei Dorenko’s programme
ORT channel, Interviewer -Sergey Dorenko, April
Dorenko: Today the Central Council of Yabloko
held a meeting. Its leader, Grigory Yavlinsky, has
agreed to appear on our programme. Good evening, Grigory
Yavlinsky: Good evening.
he didn't win, he held his ground. On the results
of Grigory Yavlinsky presidential campaign
Yabloko Rossiyi No 14(106)By Sergei Mitrokhin,
Deputy of the State Duma, the Yabloko factionApril
Everyone I have talked to about elections noted
that this was Yabloko's best electoral campaign
since its formation. Such a campaign could not fail
to generate a significant increase votes.
with Igor Artemyev on the “Vremya” TV programme
The ORT channel, April 6, 2000
This is a live broadcast.
Igor Artemyev who may become the single candidate
from the democratic forces at gubernatorial elections
in St Petersburg is with us now.
The Russian Journal, By Otto
April 03, 2000
Shortly before the presidential elections,
on March 23—25, the Agency for Regional Political
Studies (ARPI) carried out another routine sociological
survey. This gives us a chance to look at how reliable
these types of surveys are and ascertain what mood
voters were in as they went to the polls.
will strengthen the criminal nomenclatura system
Yabloko Rossiyi No 14(106)April 8, 2000. Interview
of Grigory Yavlinsky by Francois Bonnet, "Le Monde",
April 3, 2000
Francois Bonnet: Do you share the
opinion of the communists that numerous falsifications
occurred during the presidential elections on March
26, where Vladimir Putin already won in the first
Grigory Yavlinsky: Probably, we have
also noted many strange incidents. Our real result
differs greatly from the official figures, as everyone
agrees. Voting was unfortunately rigged, as was
the case in 1993 and 1996.